This project is housed at the American University in Cairo and is funded by USAID and NSF as part of the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) scheme,
administered by the U.S. National Academy of SCIENCES.

Project page at the U.S. National Academy of Sciences website

Before and after a dust storm over river Nile


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NASA Satellite Captures Fires due to Farmers Burning Leftover Rice Straw in Egypt's Nile Delta                           

Smog City: Cairo Set For Poisonous Air Warning 

Cloud Busting in Egypt 

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                                                                                      Photography provided by Dina Jereidini